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The Bedouin (Arabic: بَدَوِي badawī) are an Arab seminomadic group, descendit frae nomads who hae heestorically inhabitit the Arabian an Sirian deserts.

Bedouin
Bedouin family-Wahiba Sands.jpg
A Bedouin faimily in Oman
Tot population
(21,250,700[1])
Regions wi signeeficant populations
 Sudan10,199,000[2]
 Algerie230,000[3]-2,257,000[4]
 Saudi Arabie1,532,000 (2013)[5][6]
 Iraq1,437,000
 Jordan1,232,000 (2013)[6]
 Libie916,000[7][8][9][10][11]
 Egyp902,000 (2007)[12][13]
 UAE763,000[14]
 Sirie620,000 (2013)[6][15][16]
 Yemen457,000[17]
 Kuwait290,000[18]
 Tunisie177,000[19][20][21]
 Morocco144,000[22][23]
 Israel250,000 (2012)[24]
 Mauritania54,000[25]
 Bahrain50,000
 Lebanon47,000[26]
 Qatar39,000
 Palestine30,000[27]
 Oman28,000
 Wastren Sahara13,300[28][29]
Leids
Arabic dialects:   BedawiHejaziNajdiHassāniyya
Releegion
Sunni IslamShia Islam
Relatit ethnic groups
Arabs

ReferencesEedit

  1. Elizabeth Losleben (2003). The Bedouin of the Middle East. Lerner Publications. pp. 4–5. ISBN 978-0-8225-0663-8. Retrieved 1 November 2012. 
  2. Joshua Project. "Country - Sudan". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  3. Algeria-Watch. "Selon le dernier recensement: L'Algérie compte 34,8 millions d'habitants". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  4. Joshua Project. "Country - Algeria". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  5. Joshua Project. "Bedouin". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  6. 6.0 6.1 6.2 "Saudi Arabia to aid Jordan with Syrian refugees". The Jerusalem Post - JPost.com. Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  7. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Sanusi in Libya". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  8. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Sirtican in Libya". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  9. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Riyah in Libya". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  10. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Kufra in Libya". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  11. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Fezzan in Libya". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  12. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Eastern Bedawi in Egypt". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  13. "Bedouin Take On the Govt". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  14. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Gulf in United Arab Emirates". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  15. Joshua Project. "Arab, Najdi Bedouin in Syria". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  16. "KSA sets up 5,000 tents for Syrian refugees". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  17. Joshua Project. "People Groups". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  18. Joshua Project. "Country - Kuwait". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  19. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Jerid in Tunisia". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  20. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Gafsa in Tunisia". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  21. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Arad in Tunisia". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  22. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Yahia in Morocco". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  23. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Gil in Morocco". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  24. "Despite hardships, some Bedouins still feel obligation to serve Israel". Jewish Telegraphic Agency. Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  25. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Berabish in Mauritania". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  26. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Levantine in Lebanon". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  27. Hugh Naylor. "Israel plans to move West Bank Bedouin". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  28. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Arosien in Western Sahara". Retrieved 19 October 2015. 
  29. Joshua Project. "Bedouin, Tajakant in Western Sahara". Retrieved 19 October 2015.